Heysham Boat in Morecambe Bay

Made:
1932
maker:
Norman Wilkinson

Painting, oil on canvas, Heysham Boat in Morecambe Bay, by Norman Wilkinson, about 1932. Depicts a twin funnel steamer heading for the port of Heysham on the crossing from Northern Ireland. Smoke rises from its funnels, and there are small sailing vessels nearby. In the distance are mountains. Signed by the artist at bottom right. Original artwork for London Midland & Scottish Railway poster.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1976-9415
Materials:
canvas, oil paint
type:
painting

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